Employment

Located in Guelph, the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC) processes applications for admission to undergraduate, law, medical, rehabilitation sciences and teacher education programs at Ontario’s universities.

We employ approximately 10 part-time staff during our peak processing cycle and 65 full-time employees, a third of whom are bilingual (English/French).

We provide a progressive and supportive working environment for our employees, along with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.

More information about the OUAC.

OUAC Employment Opportunities

The OUAC is an equal opportunity employer with equitable and accessible employment practices, based on the principles specified in Ontario legislation (Human Rights Code and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act [AODA]). Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available upon request.

COU Employment Opportunities


Core Competencies

These valued core competencies are central to the way our organization and employees work:

  • Adaptability
  • Collaboration
  • Continuous Learning
  • Effective Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Professionalism
  • Quality of Work

Life at the OUAC

At the OUAC we often support and encourage our employees to be active as part of a healthy lifestyle. And over the years we’ve often promoted another benefit to being active – it’s fun!

Check out the OUAC Employee YouTube Channel to see the OUAC putting our healthy lifestyle into action.

We are also dedicated to providing a responsive, environmentally sound and cost-effective service to Ontario’s universities, their applicants and our employees. Check out the OUAC’s Environmentally Friendly Initiatives.